Discuss the relations between the Native Americans and white settlers in Chesapeake and Centennial.
Discuss the conflict between progress and the environment in James Michener’s novels.
Most of Michener’s major characters are men. Discuss Michener’s female characters in terms of their “feminism.”
What accounts for the decline of Michener’s important families?
Discuss Michener’s depiction of Quakers and the Quaker religion in Chesapeake.